This email with the subject "YOUR EMAILL ADDRESS HAVE EMERGED WINNER OF 750,000 EUROS" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 30 Apr 2008 09:06:24 -0700 and has been classified as a Lotto/Lottery Scam.
The sender was "We are happy to inform you that," <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Lucky Winner,
The online cyber draws was conducted from an exclusive list of five hundred thousand email addresses of individuals and corporate bodies picked by an advanced automated random computer selection from the web.
Your email address is attached to Ref No: ESE/WIN/008/02/10/MA & Batch No:EULO/1007/444/606/08;
Serial No: 6594; and PROMOTION DATE: 28th April 2008.
Bear in mind that prizes will strictly be remitted to winners that officially file in for their claim within the given time frame. To begin your claim, you are to forward this message to our accredited claim agent including your full names and telephone numbers:
Your prize award has been insured with your email address and will be transferred to you upon meeting the requirement of the gaming board authority which includes your statutory obligations.
Mrs. Patricia Douet (Lottery co-ordinator).
Madrid, 29th April 2008
Note: All Won Prize must Be claimed/ Cleared not later than 16th of May 2008. After this date, all other winnings will considered as UNCLAIMED and returned to ministerio de Economia Y Hacienda.